Labour’s LGBT manifesto promises asylum review and stronger hate crime laws
12:01 AM — Labour is set to unveil a number of key pledges on LGBT rights, as part of the party's official LGBT manifesto.
20th April 2015
Gay fans upset after Madonna praises Margaret Thatcher 14
5:50 PM — Madonna has caused controversy among her gay fans for praising Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher - who passed Section 28 and opposed LGBT rights.
Bryan Cranston calls to ‘end this silliness’ over same-sex marriage bans 3
5:49 PM — Breaking Bad actor Bryan Cranston says he is a big supporter of gay rights.
Marco Rubio: Being gay is not a choice 4
4:58 PM — Presidential candidate Marco Rubio has said he doesn't believe being gay is a choice, but still doesn't believe in same-sex marriage.
Grindr CEO: We’re very proud of users in countries where being gay is illegal 11
4:44 PM — Grindr CEO Joel Simkhai has said he is "very proud" that the app has users in countries where homosexuality is illegal.
Church of Scotland’s pro-gay stance is ‘stupid and suicidal’, rival church leader claims 26
3:07 PM — The head of the Free Church of Scotland has slammed the official Church of Scotland - for taking a "stupid" and "suicidal" stance on gay clergy.
Court smacks down petition to stop Houston LGBT rights law 9
1:52 PM — A court has upheld an equal rights ordinance in Houston, Texas - after rejecting a legal challenge from anti-gay activists.
Mexico: Court rules same-sex marriage bans ‘discriminatory’ 4
1:04 PM — Mexico's highest court has called bans on same-sex marriage 'totally unjustified'.
SNP manifesto pledges support for creation of LGBT rights envoy 4
12:48 PM — The Scottish National Party have pledged support for the creation of an LGBTI rights envoy in their manifesto.
New York Democrat to speak at hate group’s anti-gay rally 8
12:03 PM — A Democratic state senator from New York is to speak at a rally opposing same-sex marriage held by a listed hate group.
Conservative candidate hits out at anti-gay ‘bigots’ 9
11:45 AM — Totnes candidate Sarah Wollaston is the latest to be targeted by Coalition for Marriage's leaflets.
Irish writer: Gays should not have sex before marriage. And should not get married 82
10:09 AM — Breda O'Brien says gay people who want to live a Christian way of life should abstain from sex.
Giorgio Armani: Gay men shouldn’t ‘dress homosexual’ 35
9:53 AM — Famed fashion designer Giorgio Armani has criticised gay men for dressing "homosexual"
19th April 2015
Anti-gay marriage Governor Scott Walker: I’ve been to a same-sex wedding 11
2:58 PM — Despite opposing same-sex marriage, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has announced that he has actually attended the wedding of a gay couple.
Lesbian couple marries in Japan amid calls for legal recognition for same-sex marriage 4
1:59 PM — A lesbian couple has married in Japan, despite that the country does not currently recognise same-sex marriages.
18th April 2015
This amazing video for equal marriage in Ireland might bring a tear to your eye… 14
11:42 AM — A new video advocating for LGBT Irish people to "bring your family with you" to vote for same-sex marriage next month is pretty emotional.
17th April 2015
It has been 50 years since the first gay rights protest outside the White House 11
7:08 PM — It has been half a century since a historic picket outside the White House demanding gay rights.
Watch: You won’t believe what the Russian Army is marching to 6
6:18 PM — Russia is a country that has built itself on a macho reputation - and usually its armed forces are no different...
DUP politician: I’m ‘grateful’ that Nick Clegg warned that we want to reject gay rights 20
5:42 PM — A Northern Irish DUP politician has 'thanked' Nick Clegg - after the Lib Dems claimed a coalition of the Conservative Party, UKIP and the DUP would abolish same-sex marriage.
Malawi’s new anti-LGBT law comes into effect 4
5:16 PM — The 'Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Law' came into effect today, and will impact LGBT Malawians.